Nurse Residency Program

Vizient/AACN Nurse Residency Program(NRP)

Target Applicant:

This 1-year program consists of monthly sessions which focus on; leadership, patient outcomes, and the professional role. New graduate nurses with less than 1 year of experience will automatically be entered into this program.

Program Includes:

  • Guidance from trained preceptors
  • Structured educational experiences
  • Opportunity to share your experiences/networking with peers in a safe, protected environment
  • Exposure to evidence-based practice principles

Program Benefits:

  • Receive support during your first year as you transition into a competent professional nurse

  • Mentored clinical relationships with resident facilitators and others

  • Improved critical thinking and communication skills

  • Incorporate research-based evidence into your practice

  • Develop stronger leadership skills

  • Increase job satisfaction and professional commitment

For more information, please contact Sentara’s Talent Acquisition Team at with any questions.